Academy For Excellence in Athletics & Academics Presents Crossroads Gala 2018

On Friday, April 20, the Academy for Excellence in Athletics & Academics presents its second annual Crossroads Gala for underserved and underrepresented students. Evening activities include a reception, dinner, live entertainment and dancing.

While dining and mixing at Crossroads Gala 2018, guests will enjoy listening and dancing to the music and songs of your favorite artists, featuring by Soul, R&B and Funk band, Captain Morgan-Lee and the Village of K.O.R.E.; jazz band, the New Vision; and “The Music Provider,” DJ Tony Wiggins.

Crossroads Gala 2018 takes place at the Doubletree Hotel in Mission Valley. Crossroads’ guests can take advantage of the Academy’s discounted Group Room rate and stay overnight at the hotel on Thursday, April 19, and/or Friday, April 20. The cutoff date for the discounted room rate is April 4.

To make an online hotel reservation, go to

You can also make a hotel reservation by calling (619) 297-5466, asking for Mallory Milligen, and providing Group Code AEA.

Purchase your tickets now! Seating is limited for this very special event!  

$35 – Academy Warriors parents/grandparents

$55 – Former SDSU Black EOP staff and students

$55 – Senior Citizens – 55 and over (ID required)

$75 – Regular

All Academy Warriors youth, and for assistance with purchasing your ticket, please contact Michelle Johnson at (619) 653-8108 or [email protected]

To purchase tickets online, go to To purchase your ticket by mail with a check, make check payable to “AEA&A” and mail check to AEA&A, P.O. BOX 530424, San Diego, 92153.

The proceeds from Crossroads Gala 2018 benefit the activities, programs and services of the Academy for Excellence in Athletics & Academics, a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. The Academy for Excellence in Athletics & Academics is a  tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.


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